PR Account Manager *ROLE NOW PLACED*

Job title : PR Account Manager *ROLE NOW PLACED*
Location : Leicester
Job-type : Permanent
Salary : £27,000 - £31,000
Contact : Michelle Mumford
Reference : MM-5825

Are you looking for your next opportunity as a PR Account Manager working with an incredible integrated agency in Leicestershire? This agency works with an impressive portfolio of clients across B2B, consumer and Not For Profit offering a role that has huge variety. To be the successful PR Account Manager that they are looking for, you will already be working in a role that is client-facing, managing the day-to-day relationships. You will have experience in content creation, media relations, social media and love building relationships. You will love to be hands-on in writing lots of great content for your clients including press releases, articles, blogs and thought leadership. You will be involved in media relations, selling into the media at local, regional and national level along with working with specific publications. You will get a buzz from securing some great coverage for your clients and always be looking for ways to stand out. You may be a Senior PR Account Executive who is managing a few of your own client accounts and looking to take that next step up to PR Account Manager. Or you may be a seasoned PR Account Manager already looking for a new team to join and a portfolio of clients to work on. This is a permanent, full-time role which will be a mix of home and office-based working. The salary for this role is between £27k - £31k.

This role is based in Leicester and is easily commutable via Leamington Spa, Stratford-upon-Avon, Banbury, Nottingham, Loughborough, Northampton, Corby, Rugby to name a few.

Our Client

Our client is a Leicestershire-based integrated agency with beautiful offices. They are a social team that cannot wait to get social again with some exciting plans in the making! They have a great portfolio of clients across B2B and B2C and offer their clients PR, social, creative, design, adverting and email. This agency has fully embraced remote working and is happy to announce that this is here to stay! They see their office as a place to socialise and use in a collaborative way. The team really loves training and development and is always looking at ways to help develop their people. If you are looking for a long-term agency that will support your career growth, then this could be the ‘home’ for you.

The Role

As PR Account Manager, you will be responsible for working on a portfolio of client accounts across B2B or B2C sectors. You will be managing your client accounts, developing strategies and keeping them updated with PR activity. You will be creating lots of great content including press releases, articles, blogs, social media content and thought leadership. You will be involved in media relations and gaining the very best coverage for your clients. You will also get involved in event management. You will love to build relationships and be passionate about working within an agency.

About You

  • You will be a brilliant writer and love getting stuck into content creation whether that be press releases or thought leadership

  • You will love building relationships with the media and clients and not be afraid to pick up the phone and contact the press. You will also be confident in working directly with your clients as their main point of contact and provide regular reports

  • You will enjoy being strategic and developing PR strategies for clients with the PR Account Directors

  • You will always be keeping up with the latest news and trends in the industry and will feed this into the team and projects

  • You will be confident in your approach and enjoy securing the very best coverage for your clients

  • You will have a ‘can-do’ attitude, be self-motivated but love working as part of a talented team

  • You will want to work in an agency and be able to spin lots of plates, managing your workload and be able to adapt to changing priorities.

If this sounds like the role for you then apply today or get in touch with me to find out more.